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Wind energy jobs growing
Journal Advocate
He liked working on mechanical stuff and wanted to learn more about electricity and wind energy seemed like a good fit. Jim Lenzen, assistant director for NJC's renewable energy program, said their students have been very successful in finding wind ...

The Denver Post

Colorado's NREL – once threatened by draconian cuts from Trump – is spared in proposed federal budget
The Denver Post
WASHINGTON — Once faced with devastating cuts, a research facility in Colorado now looks as if it will emerge unscathed in the federal government's next budget. Included in Congress' $1.3 trillion spending plan for the rest of the fiscal year is $2.3 ...

The Denver Post

Colorado among first states to give consumers the right to store ...
The Denver Post
Colorado has granted electricity users in the state a new right -- the ability to store energy without discrimination in rates or excessive barriers in connecting to the grid.

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Loveland Reporter-Herald

Colorado among first states to give consumers the right to store energy from alternative sources
Loveland Reporter-Herald
Colorado has granted electricity users in the state a new right - the ability to store energy without discrimination in rates or excessive barriers in connecting to the grid. "This is declared to be a right and that is an important statement," said ...

Solar Power World

SEIA praises Colorado energy storage legislation - Solar Power World
Solar Power World
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the Colorado Solar Energy Industries Association (COSEIA) jointly commended Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper for signing into law energy storage legislation that will help the state's solar market and ...
Colorado enshrines energy storage as a right – pv magazine USApv magazine USA

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Windpower Engineering (press release)

Xcel Energy unveils Colorado Energy Plan
Windpower Engineering (press release)
Portfolio estimates are up to 1,000 MW of wind, up to 700 MW of solar and up to 700 MW of natural gas. “We have a responsibility to meet our customers' energy needs. Our customers expect us to provide low-cost power and increase the use of cleaner ...
Colorado regulators want more info on Xcel's $2.5 billion wind, solar planDenver Business Journal
Xcel's Clean Energy Plan Moves Forward In ColoradoNorth American Windpower
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Energy Manager Today

C-PACE Program Picks Up Steam in Colorado
Energy Manager Today
Connecticut is another state that embraced the C-PACE program. In 2016, state officials announced Curtis Packaging, a company that provides luxury packaging, has almost finished a $2.5 million project to improve energy efficiency and increase use of ...

Lawmakers should pass HB 374: It could help cut pollution and energy bills
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Energy consumers could finance a broad range of energy-efficiency upgrades to their homes, businesses or other properties. HB 374 was introduced by Rep. Adam Wool, D-Fairbanks. The bill was originally conceived to provide another way for Interior ...

Denver Business Journal

Colorado going 100% renewable by 2040? Not so fast, say some candidates for governor
Denver Business Journal
Electricity from renewable sources has more than doubled since 2010 to around one-fifth of the state's net electricity generation in 2016, led by increased wind power, according to the EIA. Jared Polis, the Boulder Democrat, has pushed for Colorado to ...


Tesla bids for a new world's largest Powerpack battery system in Colorado
Tesla calls the project 'Forrest Lake', which likely means that it is located in Forrest Lake, Colorado – just west of Colorado Springs and about 100 miles outside of Denver. The majority of the electricity produced in Colorado currently comes from ...

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